Posts Tagged ‘Peace building’



NGO WITNESS’ mission is to use video to open the eyes of the world to human rights violations. Witness empowers people to transform personal stories of abuse into powerful tools for justice, promoting public engagement and policy change. Witness envisions a just, equitable world in which all individuals and communities are able to defend and uphold their human [...]

Author: Eva Dekker
Posted on: November 5, 2010

Media’s role in peacebuilding (2001)

A Thesis by Michael C. Aho. It adresses subjects such as the difference between peacekeeping and peacebuilding, media’s role in foreign policy and diplomacy, media’s mobilization problems, disarmament and international cooperation and images of the enemy. It examines existing theory and the need for new theory and it offers suggestions for the future [...]

Author: Atika Aafar
Posted on: September 30, 2010

United States Institute of Peace

USIP provides the analysis, training and tools that prevent and end conflicts, promotes stability and professionalizes the field of peacebuilding. Part of their Centers of Innovation is the Media, Conflict and Peacebuilding project.
This Center of Innovation focuses on harnessing the power of the media for peacebuilding, and on developing new strategies for countering the [...]

Author: Atika Aafar
Posted on: September 29, 2010